Kathmandu : Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has donated Rs 20 million to the Mumbai Police. He had earlier contributed Rs 250 million to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund. He also contributed to the Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
On Monday, Mumbai Police Commissioner, Param Bir Singh, took to his official Twitter handle to thank Akshay for his contribution.
“Mumbai Police thanks @akshaykumar for contributing Rs 2 crore to the Mumbai Police Foundation. Your contribution will go a long way in safeguarding the lives of those who are committed to safeguarding the city, the men and women of Mumbai Police,” the post read.
In response to the tweet, the 52 year old actor paid tributes to head constables Chandrakant Pendurkar and Sandip Surve, who died of complications due to Covid-19, and urged his fans to donate to the foundation.
“I salute Mumbai Police head constables Chandrakant Pendurkar & Sandip Surve, who laid their lives fighting Corona. I have done my duty, I hope you will too. Let’s not forget we are safe and alive because of them,” he wrote.